Definition of Gadsden
1. Noun. An industrial town in north central Alabama.
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Literary usage of Gadsden
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1. History of the Portrait Collection, Independence National Historical Park by Doris Devine Fanelli (2001)
"CHRISTOPHER Gadsden (1724-1805) by Rembrandt Peale, from life, 1795-1796 Gadsden was born on 16 February 1724 in Charleston, South Carolina. ..."
2. Special Report by Geological Survey of Alabama, Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral Surgery (1847)
"Near Gadsden the ore is 2yi to 4 feet thick, but within 2'2 miles it thins ... Between 5 and 8 miles from Gadsden, in the vicinity of the Citico mines, ..."
3. Annals of the American Revolution: Or, A Record of the Causes and Events by Jedidiah Morse (1824)
"Christopher Gadsden, lieutenant governor of South Carolina, and a distinguished ... of Christopher Gadsden in the south, and of John Adams in the north, ..."
4. The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography by Historical Society of Pennsylvania (1879)
"Christopher Gadsden was born in Charleston in the year 1724. He was the son of Thomas Gadsden, a lieutenant in the British Navy, and Collector of the Port ..."
5. The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley (1859)
"Gadsden was retained, and for several months was employed as adjutant-general with Mr. ... He then became a planter in the wilds of Florida, where Gadsden, ..."
6. The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans ...by John Howard Brown by John Howard Brown (1904)
"The two officers diil not agree in their conclusions, and Colonel Gadsden made a- separate report. He was aide-de-camp to General Jackson in his campaign ..."
7. Biographical Sketches of Eminent American Statesmen, with Speeches by Benjamin Franklin Perry (1887)
"CHRISTOPHER Gadsden. The life and character of this eminent patriot, hero, and statesman, have been greatly neglected in South Carolina. ..."
8. Men of Mark in South Carolina: Ideals of American Life: a Collection of by James Calvin Hemphill (1907)
"He was the son of the Reverend Philip Gadsden and his wife, ... The ancestors of the Gadsden family in South Carolina were Thomas and Elizabeth Gadsden, ..."